The Stevenage Station is located in the town of Stevenage in Hertfordshire, and is served by several carriers including First Hull Trains, East Coast and First Capital Connect. First Capital Connect runs the most frequent service, with a number of regular trains heading up from London through Hertford North. East Coast also offers a regular service between Stevenage and London, as well as a number of other large cities, including Leeds, Newcastle, Glasgow and Edinburgh. Southbound trains depart from platform 2, while those headed north leave from platform 3.
Stevenage is situated approximately 50 kilometres north of central London, and despite its small population, it offers a number of attractions for visitors. The Boxfield and Foyer Gallery can be found inside the Gordon Craig Theatre, which makes up part of the large central Leisure Centre and showcases a number of fatnastic shows during the summer months. Close to the town is Knebworth House, a gothic stately home where you can read Charles Dickens and Winston Churchill letters - it has also been home to a number of major music festivals. Fairlands Valley Park is beautiful area which offer 120 acres of parkland to explore, as well as boating lakes.